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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Doomed Village" - 52/24.

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Doomed Village" - 52/24.

    Mute version of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed.

    Tignes, France.

    GV. Snow covered valley in which Tignes stands. Dam blocking entrance. SV. House in Tignes, village pump in foreground. LV. People discussing new hydroelectric scheme, which will drown their village. & SV. GV. Across village to Tignes. LV. Explosion by side of dam. GV. Tignes. MV. War memorial. SV. Desolate house. SV. Interior, two men seated by table. CU. Bearded rough looking man seated at table drinking wine. LV Churches and graveyard. CU grave markers. LV. People discussing evacuation. & SV. SV. People carrying furniture from Post office. SCU. Woman seated in chair with head on dresser. & CU. GV. Dam. & SV. LV. Water let in by dam., Signpost nearly covered in foreground. GV. Water let in by dam.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:43:00 / 01:13:04:00
    52/24 B (Selected Originals)

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